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Dr. A K Handa

Dr. A K Handa

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon

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44 Years Experience Overall  (42 years as specialist)

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Dr. A K Handa is a General Surgeon in Raja Garden, Delhi and has an experience of 44 years in this field. Dr. A K Handa practices at Handa Nursing Home in Raja Garden, Delhi. He completed MBBS from PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, CHANDIGARH in 1975 and MS - General Surgery from PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, CHANDIGARH in 1978. He is a member of Delhi Medical Council.

Raja Garden, Delhi

Handa Nursing Home

Plot 57, Raja Garden, Landmark: Near Canara Bank, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 12:30
04:00 - 07:30

Sun

09:00 - 12:30

700

Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a general surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is a doctor highly skilled in surgery of a wide range of and most commonly occurring diseases.

Q: What are the procedures for which a general surgeon can perform surgery?

A: A general surgeon performs surgery for digestive tract (oesophagus and related organs), abdomen and its contents, appendicitis, hernia, gallbladder, breast, skin, and soft tissue and endocrine system.

Q: Can a general surgeon peform surgery for cancer treatment?

A: A surgeon who has completed his training in general surgery and, then specialized in oncology can perform surgery for cancer treatment.

Q: How general surgeon is different from a specialist surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is highly skilled in surgical procedure for various parts of the body. They are also trained in pre, during and post-operative surgical critical care and injury due to accidents. However, a specialist surgeon, after having training in general surgery, gets additional training in a particular speciality related to a specific system of the body. e.g. orthopedic surgery

Q: Can a general surgeon do the surgery for appendicitis?

A: Removal of appendicitis is called as appendectomy and is a common surgical procedure performed by a general surgeon.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, CHANDIGARH, 1975
MS - General Surgery - PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, CHANDIGARH, 1978

Memberships

Delhi Medical Council

Experience

1984 - Present Director at Handa Nursing Home

Registrations

15421 Delhi Medical Council, 1978
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